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About Dr. James N Lau

Dr. James N Lau, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Stanford, CA, with another office in Palo Alto, CA. He has 23 years of experience. His specialties include Surgery and Bariatric Medicine. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

4 Ratings with 1 Comment

The overall average patient rating of Dr. James N Lau is Great. Dr. James N Lau has been rated by 4 patients. From those 4 patients 1 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. James N Lau is 3.8 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Stanford Medical Center

300 Pasteur Dr
Stanford, CA 94305
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Stanford Ophthalmic

900 Blake Wilbur Dr
Palo Alto, CA 94304
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Specialties

Dr. James N Lau has the following 2 specialties

  • Surgery
  • Bariatric Medicine

    Bariatric medicine focuses on the causes, prevention and treatment of obesity. Bariatric specialists are trained in medically supervised weight loss and the management of obesity as a chronic condition. These specialists are skilled in various disciplines that help patients lose weight and obtain optimal health.
    The field encompasses dieting, exercise and behavioral therapy, anti-obesity medication, pharmacotherapy and surgery. Bariatric specialists might be from surgical backgrounds and perform obesity-related operations or they might be nutrition and hormone focused, prescribing diet and exercise plans as well as weight loss medications.
    Patients defined as obese or having unhealthy Body Mass Indices (BMI) have much greater risk of heart disease, diabetes, asthma, sleep apnea, hypertension, many types of cancer and chronic musculoskeletal problems.
    One subspecialty of bariatrics is the focus on the correlation between obesity and mortality.

  • Specialty Expertise

    Dr. James N Lau has the following 1 expertise

  • Weight Loss Surgery (Bariatric Surgery)

Board Certifications

Dr. James N Lau is Board Certified in 1 specialty

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I DID NOT HAVE A GOOD FEELING ABOUT THIS DOCTOR,HE WAS VERY RUDE AND TOLD ME TO SPEAK FAST BECAUSE HE DOES NOT HAVE A TIME FOR TALK.He is not any doctor choice at all.

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  • Education

    23 Years Experience

  • Loyola University Chicago Stritch School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1995

  • Indiana University School Of Medicine

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. James N Lau accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna HMO
    • Aetna HMO Deductible Plan CA only
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna Savings Plus of CA
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross California
    • Blue Cross CA PPO Prudent Buyer Small Group
    • Blue Cross CA Advantage PPO Preferred DirectAccess Plus
    • Blue Cross CA PPO Prudent Buyer Individual
    • Blue Cross CA PPO Prudent Buyer Large Group
    • Blue Cross CA Select PPO
  • Blue Shield California
    • Blue Shield CA Bronze Full PPO 4500
    • Blue Shield CA PPO
  • Humana
    • Humana Choice POS
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate HMO
    • UHC Navigate POS
    • UHC Options PPO

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